Definition for nairobi (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for nairobi
After four days he was airlifted to Nairobi and to his family.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The number of miles between Nairobi and the Ebola outbreak zone in West Africa.Ebola Could Deal a Death Blow to Africa’s Wildlife|Brandon Presser|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Director Dan Reed, a tall, bald-headed Brit, landed in Nairobi soon after the attack.
Margie Brand was at Westgate Mall in Nairobi to buy groceries at Nakumatt, the best-stocked store in the country.
The 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Nairobi, Kenya by Al-Qaeda killed 224 people.Document Dump Shows Bill Clinton Was Skeptical About Osama bin Laden|Ben Jacobs|July 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We thought of the glory of driving through the streets of Nairobi with a lion or two hanging over the back of the carriage.
A short distance from Nairobi they got their first glimpse of really primitive natives.The Forest of Mystery|James H. Foster
While in Nairobi we visited the little station where experiments are being made in the "sleeping sickness."
We had planned a short trip of from three to five weeks northeast of Nairobi in what is called the Tana River country.
It was the one word that I had been hoping to hear ever since leaving Nairobi, for the word means "lion."
British Dictionary definitions for nairobi (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for nairobi (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for nairobi
African nation, named for Mount Kenya, which probably is a shortening of Kikuyu Kirinyaga, from kere nyaga, literally "white mountain" (it is snowcapped). Related: Kenyan.
Culture definitions for nairobi (1 of 2)
Capital of Kenya and largest city in the country, located in southern Kenya.
Culture definitions for nairobi (2 of 2)
Republic in eastern Africa bordered by Sudan and Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the east, the Indian Ocean to the southeast, Tanzania to the southwest, and Uganda to the west. Its capital and largest city is Nairobi.